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  1. This One Could Be Interesting To Keep An Eye OnRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Canadian Content

    ... refused to divulge his cellphone password to Canada Border Services Agency during a customs search Monday night at Halifax Stanfield International Airport. Philippon had arrived in Halifax on a flight from Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic. ...

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  2. McGuire competing in CCAA badminton championshipsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Journal-Pioneer

    Summerside native Greg McGuire is competing in the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association badminton championships in Halifax, N.S., this weekend.

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  3. Bone marrow transplant from match in Gaza urgent for Halifax manRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... leukemia, which is a cancer of the blood and bone marrow. His brother, who is in Gaza, is a stem cell match. (CBC) A Halifax man desperate for a life saving bone marrow transplant is pleading with the Canadian government to help his brother, who is ...

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  4. Sprawl Costs the Public More Than Twice as Much as Compact DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Streetsblog

    Public services for suburban development cost more than double the services for urban areas in Halifax, Nova Scotia . Click to enlarge.

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  5. Flooding problems won't recede in Atlantic Canada: expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... storms coming," he said. Truro isn't the only area in Nova Scotia that has seen flooding lately. In December, the Halifax area saw flooding that caused tens of thousands of dollars worth of damage to dozens of homes and businesses. Will Green, who ...

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  6. Halifax landlord fails to appear before tenancy board after evictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... declared the property unsafe. The landlord did not appear before the Residential Tenancy Board on Thursday. (CBC) A Halifax tenant who was evicted from her Gottingen Street apartment last year is waiting to hear how the Residential Tenancy Board ...

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  7. Harper Government Teams up With the Canadian Home Builders'...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... through the underground economy. Minister Findlay made the announcement at the CHBA's National Conference in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The Get it in Writing! campaign raises awareness about the safety and financial risks the public face if they ...

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  8. Review: 'Kung Fu Elliot'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    The already murky parameters of contemporary reality filmmaking are further fudged in "Kung Fu Elliot," an entertaining documentary following two years in the life of an idealistic amateur filmmaker intent on becoming Canada's first action hero. With a pair of Ed Wood-type productions under his belt, self-proclaimed karate champion Elliot Scott is convinced his latest micro-budgeted epic, "Blood Fight," will make him the Chuck Norris of Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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  9. Halifax landlord to appear before tenancy board after evictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... the property unsafe. The landlord is set to appear before the Residential Tenancy Board on Thursday. (CBC) A Halifax landlord is set to appear before the Residential Tenancy Board on Thursday after tenants from a Gottingen Street property he managed ...

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  10. March Hot DiningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Where Toronto

    Over 60 restaurants and burger joints across Halifax mark Burger Week from March 19 to 25, with many places offering $5 burgers. Here are some of the highlights.

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  11. college abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WWLP

    ... in Canada that are considered the Harvard and Yales of Canada. For a lot less money! And Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, with students from more than 100 countries on one campus, the cost is less than what it cost to go to ...

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  12. March/April 2015 Issue 224: Blue water coasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Ocean Navigator

    ... beauty but also professes a vile temper." Let's join Bowker on board Alvena on a passage from Portland, Maine, to Halifax, Nova Scotia, in February. The day is the 25th and Alvena is somewhere in the Gulf of Maine harassed by stiff nor'westerlies ...

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  13. New Tom Selleck/Jesse Stone movie being made for Hallmark Movies & MysteriesRead the original story

    Wednesday | Ohio.com

    The official word: Hallmark Movies & Mysteries announces EmmyA Award and Golden Globe Award winner Tom Selleck will return as the popular Jesse Stone in the ninth installment of the famed movie detective series "Jesse Stone: Lost In Paradise," slated to premiere exclusively on the network in Fall 2015. The movie, produced by Brandman Productions, Inc.,TWS Productions II and Sony Pictures Television is in pre-production in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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  14. Nova Scotia artist generates furious noise from hand-made sound machinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Boing Boing

    Artist Rebecca Baxter of Halifax, Nova Scotia makes noisy, grating, often ethereal sounds from machines she designs and solders herself . Demand has been high for her one-offs, including those used in recordings and performances by Flaming Lips, Electric Wurms, New Fumes, Mike O'Neill, Panos, METEOROID, Holy Fuck, Buck 65, and Oscillator Sunshine Machine.

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  15. Concierge Q&ARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Where Toronto

    Andy McIntosh is head concierge at the Prince George Hotel and a member of Les Clefs d'Or Canada. A Halifax native with 25 years of experience in hospitality industry, he's also the past director, Atlantic Region with Les Clefs d'Or Canada.

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  16. March madnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Where Toronto

    As school kids delight in spring break, Halifax offers lots of family friendly entertainment options throughout the month-science, art, championship sports and more. AMATEUR ARTISTES The province's largest gallery, the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia on Hollis Street, marks March Break with day camps from March 16 to 20, allowing young aspirants to learn in the studio from established local artists.

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  17. Big Tom Selleck movie newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Fox News

    Jesse Stone fans' prayers have been answered - after a four-year break, the popular Jesse Stone TV movie franchise will resume with its signature star, Tom Selleck , on a new network, Hallmark Movies & Mysteries . Hallmark has picked up " Jesse Stone: Lost In Paradise ," a ninth movie in the detective series, which is in pre-production in Halifax, Nova Scotia for a fall 2015 premiere.

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  18. Halifax's Horrifying Date-Night Ad Will Make You Not Want to Date for a WhileRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Technology Marketing

    The downtown business commission in Halifax, Nova Scotia, created this video to get you to buy one of its date-night packages. But it might force you to give up dating altogether.

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  19. New 'Jesse Stone' Movie Ordered By Hallmark; Tom Selleck Returns As StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Deadline

    Jesse Stone fans' prayers have been answered - after a four-year break, the popular Jesse Stone TV movie franchise will resume with its signature star, Tom Selleck, on a new network, Hallmark Movies & Mysteries. Hallmark has picked up Jesse Stone: Lost In Paradise , a ninth movie in the detective series, which is in pre-production in Halifax, Nova Scotia for a fall 2015 premiere.

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  20. A summary of the ships in port at Falmouth over the past week.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Falmouth Packet

    ... Wharf to sea for engine trials and returned to wharf. Graceful Leader (57,692/07) sailed from Falmouth Bay for Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Cypriot bulker Venus Heritage (50,617/10) arrived from Louisiana, USA for bunkers in Falmouth Bay and sailed ...

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